Avon High School

  • Avon High School serves 2,874 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 55%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 64%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Avon High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 31%.
  • Avon High School operates within the Avon Community Corp School District.
  • Avon Community Corp School District's 98% graduation rate is higher than the Indiana state average of 85%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Avon High School's student population of 2874 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 126 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,874 students
Avon High School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Avon High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers126 teachers
Avon High School Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradeAvon High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Avon High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1767 schools in Indiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Avon High School is 0.46, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
55%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
64%
Student : Teacher Ratio23:118:1
Avon High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2016)
Asian
4%
2%
Avon High School Asian Students (1988-2016)
Hispanic
6%
11%
Avon High School Black Students (1996-2016)
Black
13%
12%
Avon High School Black Students (2002-2016)
White
72%
69%
Avon High School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
5%
5%
Avon High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsAvon High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.460.28
Avon High School Diversity Score (1988-2016)
Graduation Rate
98%
85%
Avon High School Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
41%
Avon High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
Avon High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Avon High School is Avon Community Corp School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 357 school districts in Indiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Avon Community Corp School District's student population of 9,282 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 98% has increased from 95% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $13,345 is higher than the state average of $12,561. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $10,764 is higher than the state average of $10,672. The district spending/student has grown by 11% over four school years.
    School District NameAvon Community Corp School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    12
    3
    Number of Students Managed9,2821,398
    Avon Community Corp School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    66%
    55%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    74%
    64%
    District Graduation Rate
    98%
    85%
    District Total Revenue$116 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$93 MM$15 MM
    District Revenue / Student$13,345$12,561
    District Spending / Student$10,764$10,672
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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